Christmas themed Crayola coloring pages are found at the udcohort.org coloring pages website. More links to Christmas themed coloring pages are posted on the Artists Helping Children, or AHC, website. The search function can be used to locate these pages.
Coloring is both a fun and educational activity for children. Coloring can enhance learning about certain subjects, such as seasons, festivals and other cultural activities. Variety in the themes of coloring pages that are offered to kids can be more exciting to children and therefore more enticing.
Keeping kids busy and preventing them from misbehaving out of boredom is one possible use of coloring. Coloring can entertain children in situations such as when the family is waiting in a line or a traffic jam.
However, while being entertained, children also learn from coloring activities. Younger children learn about colors and their variations. They also develop fine motor skills. Lines around different elements on a coloring sheet serve this end, as children have to keep one particular color within the border.
Children also learn patience and concentration through coloring activities. A completed coloring page can produce a sense of accomplishment and thus boost self-esteem. Therefore, parents are advised to offer encouragement to their children for their efforts and to show appreciation by exhibiting the coloring pages completed by their kids.